Background & Story:
Abhinay Deo has worked on several ads and movies but he is best-known for directing Delhi Belly, a hilarious film way ahead of its time. Now he is back with another comedy starring Irrfan Khan, Kirti Kulhari, Arunoday Singh, and Divya Dutta. Titled Blackmail, the movie has multiple storylines but the main plot focuses on infidelity and its consequences.
Earlier, the film was supposed to be called 'Raita' but the name was changed to give people a better idea of what the story is about. The trailer released a while ago but the initial release date of March 30 was changed to April 6. There have been no marketing activities yet, given Irrfan Khan's undergoing treatment for Neuroendocrine tumor, but the rest of the cast has been promoting the film on social media.
Kirti Kulhari plays Irrfan Khan’s wife in Blackmail and her character is shown having an affair with Arunoday Singh. When Khan gets the know about it, he decides to blackmail the couple and asks a for a sum for INR 1,00,000. Things go haywire when Kulhari requests her husband for the cash as she needs it for 'personal expenses'. Will the blackmailer end up paying for his own blackmail? Find out at a cinema near you on April 6. Don’t forget to check this space for our review of the film.